Climate & Weather in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has a tropical monsoon climate. Average temperatures are quite high, varying between 27 and 29 degrees Celsius. However, because Sri Lanka is surrounded by sea, a cooling breeze can be found everywhere. Find below more information regarding Sri Lanka's weather!

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a 100% taste of the city

From city highlights to hidden gems.
From food essentials to home dinners.
Our hosts share it with you.

The weather in Sri Lanka

The Northern and Eastern parts of the country are dry areas, while the wet zone can be found in the South Western region. If you are traveling to the Central Highlights, you will be surprised by the drop in temperature due to the high mountains – make sure to pack your warm clothes when going for instance to Nuwara Eliya. This mountain area, together with Kandy, are always experiencing a mixed climate.

Top experiences in Sri Lanka

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Janelle Sruthy

The Origin of Dubai Tour: Souks, Sheiks & Spices

Here goes my review of my tour. Sruthy is an extraordinary tour guide. She is extremely knowledgeable of the history and culture of Dubai and provided us the full experience in every aspect of the Dubai culture and traditions. She provided us in depth information of the social economic environment and even added additional elements to our Souks tour like the Dubai museum and had us savor local street food and camel milk gelato. It was amazing!

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Maritess Nella

Foodie Montmartre Private Tour

Nella was an amazing tour guide! She was so flexible and knowledgeable about Montmartre. I loved the oysters, cheese plate and the real French baguette. I highly recommend booking with Nella.

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Toni Bruno

Best of Lisbon Tour: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Bruno is very passionate about his city and makes Lisbon come to life. As any good teacher/guide, Bruno enjoys exchanges with his students/tourists who are curious about his topic and very patient with those who ask lots of questions. He showed particular pleasure sharing a special highlight of Lisbon - Manteigaria’s excellent Belém pastry. Highly recommend Bruno as a tour guide. Toni and Bruce. May 4, 2019